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by blanes2007
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Relocating out of Thailand for an extended period
Replies: 22
Views: 1803

Re: Relocating for an extended period.

Point №4... $20 per session in a kennel style soiled massage parlour in SRiep VS $30 per session in a clean room in HH (just an example)
by blanes2007
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Relocating out of Thailand for an extended period
Replies: 22
Views: 1803

Re: Relocating for an extended period.

that's why I recommend Siem Riep which is RELATIVELY clean, safe and civilised + Angkor Wat as a bonus
by blanes2007
Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Relocating out of Thailand for an extended period
Replies: 22
Views: 1803

Re: Relocating for an extended period.

Haved lived in Cambodia for 6 months

This has been discussed at length many times on this and the others forums that the average living standards (ie not to eat a crap local food and not to stay at a stinky shack) cost more in Cambodia than in Thailand
by blanes2007
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Relocating out of Thailand for an extended period
Replies: 22
Views: 1803

Re: Relocating for an extended period.

Siem Riep in Cambodia
by blanes2007
Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: South Of Hua Hin
Topic: Restaurants in Ko Tao & Pak Nam Pran
Replies: 21
Views: 12357

Re: Restaurants in Ko Tao & Pak Nam Pran

ThaiWaii Tavern (previously at Pak Nam Pran, but moved to Khao Tao) has good food and great live music (expats jam there). Check out the schedule on their FB :) Great, warm & friendly atmosphere. Thai Waii had "great, warm & friendly atmosphere" while Richard (the owner) was sitting in a high chair...
by blanes2007
Sun May 14, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Finance advice - investment accounts in Thailand
Replies: 7
Views: 3746

Re: Finance advice - investment accounts in Thailand

In Thailand - no way, as far as I know.

How about opening US DOLLARS fixed deposit account in nearby Cambodia? Canadia Bank (the biggest one) gives 4,75% interest rate for a non-resident clients. Relatively reliable...
by blanes2007
Wed Nov 23, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: After Dark
Topic: Soi 80 bar map
Replies: 135
Views: 49903

Re: Soi 80 bar map

Could you mark on this map which of the bars have the private rooms upstairs :naughty: ?
or list it above...
just in case being drunk too much
by blanes2007
Thu Jul 14, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?
Replies: 4
Views: 4876

Re: Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?

Everyone can see that road sign at the rear end of Market Village - the arrows giving the directions to Soi 88, 94 and... Soi Bonkee (?)

But nothing in Google Maps and the Internet
by blanes2007
Thu Jul 14, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?
Replies: 4
Views: 4876

Re: Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?

On the official road sign? :shock:
by blanes2007
Thu Jul 14, 2016 9:56 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?
Replies: 4
Views: 4876

Where in HH is Soi BONKEY?

I saw the road direction sign at the rear exit from Market Village...
by blanes2007
Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:11 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Have you decided to leave Thailand and/or Hua Hin?
Replies: 110
Views: 13056

Re: Have you decided to leave Thailand and/or Hua Hin?

I know some long stayers who are already going to leave Hua Hin and move to somewhere else in Thailand. Hua hin has been becoming too noisy, crowded and expensive...
by blanes2007
Fri Jan 17, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Bird watching sites around Hua Hin
Replies: 9
Views: 4119

Re: bird watching sites around hua hin

Just go to Sam Roi Yot Marine National Park, 60 km away to the south from Hua Hin. This is one of the best area in Thailand to observe shorebirds. By the way now is an especially good time for a bird watching cause of migration to there birds from Siberia etc.
by blanes2007
Thu Sep 20, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: Hua Hin Classifieds
Topic: Need somebody for living at my place & taking care of my cat
Replies: 1
Views: 1014

Need somebody for living at my place & taking care of my cat

Need somebody for living at my place and taking care of my cat from 27.10 for 1 or 2 weeks! Maybe you or some of your friends want to spent a couple of weeks at quiet romantic area of Pranburi Beach :)))))) I have to go abroad for a new visa not later then 27.10.2012. I can hire local people for com...
by blanes2007
Wed Feb 29, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: North Of Hua Hin
Topic: OFF the road into Kraeng Kachan anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 2324

Re: OFF the road into Kraeng Kachan anyone?

AmnatAndaman, if you'd like to, you can join our hiking at 07.03 in Kuiburi National Park (Walking + Wild Elephants Watching). See here for details: (Facebook) /events/350688884965709/

Everyone is welcome!
by blanes2007
Wed Feb 29, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: North Of Hua Hin
Topic: OFF the road into Kraeng Kachan anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 2324

Re: OFF the road into Kraeng Kachan anyone?

The nearest to HH part of Kaeng Krachang National Park is Pa La U waterfalls area. 70 kms to north-west from HH